Glenda Paunonen has been creating beaded art treasures since 1990. She launched her retail bead business in West Palm Beach, Florida, shortly thereafter. Today, Crystal Creations Bead Institute/Beads Gone Wild packs a world of creative possibilities into a 2,300-square-foot retail space. Glenda, known as the bead goddess, teaches more than a hundred different beading classes and is known for her one-of-a-kind jewelry.
Courtesy of Bead Star 2009 magazine by Interweave Press LLC.